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Title
Artillery fire plotted
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated September 2, 1959 reads "At Fire Direction Center, range and elevation for artillery barrages are plotted and transmitted to batteries. SP/5 Larry Ostrander, 10451 Sharp St., Pacoima, sitting foreground, receives word from forward observation post as to where shells are landing. At table in center is SP/4 Thomas Rollo, 12635 Vanowen St., North Hollywood, who is plotting exact locations of shell hits as Lt. Col. Harold E. White, right, commanding officer of 3rd Howitzer Battalion, 77th Artillery, oversees operation. Colonel White, an attorney, lives at 4654 White Oak Ave., Encino."; See images #00121823 through #00121829 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121825
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d026_f5_i26
CARL0005388903
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/53350
Subject
United States.--Army Reserve
Infantry Replacement Training Center (Camp Roberts, Calif.)
Men--California--Camp Roberts
Soldiers--United States
Military training camps--California--Camp Roberts
Vehicles, Military--California--Camp Roberts
War games--California--Camp Roberts
Firearms--California--Camp Roberts
Armed Forces--Reserves
Military uniforms
Military telephone
Helmets--California--Camp Roberts
Trees--California--Camp Roberts
Tables--California--Camp Roberts
Camp Roberts (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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